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Yet it never for one instant warped her firmness or judiciousness of control.

He meant well, of that there is no doubt, but as to his judiciousness in the matter, that is another affair altogether.

The speculator in horses had been at Fraser River, and returned convinced of the judiciousness of his ‘spec.’

Here the august Cirfea might with all judiciousness have written “Finis” with her golden pen to this amazing history.

I have not the judiciousness, nor the experience, nor the success in the inner life myself that would justify me.

The 'Force of Truth' enables us to estimate at their proper value the judiciousness, forbearance, and gentleness of Newton.

Men of strong principles, judiciousness, sobriety, should have been carefully sought as members.

The judiciousness of careful measurement for the centre, instead of relying on the joint line, will therefore be obvious.

He listened to my details with seeming attention, and commented on them with some judiciousness.

WORD ORIGIN

1590s, "having sound judgment," from Middle French judicieux (16c.), from Latin iudicium "judgment," from iudicem (see judge (v.)). Meaning "careful, prudent" is from c.1600. Related: Judiciously; judiciousness.

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